BMC News & Events

New Studio A Lighting Gear

BMC has upgraded and added some lighting equipment in studio A.  First we upgraded the lighting control system to a digital system with a touchscreen interface.  Besides basic on/off control of the lighting, there are advanced features that this new control s

Volunteer Opportunities!

ELECTION BELMONT  -  BMC will be producing a live election program, which will provide analysis and present results of the Congressional elections. We are looking for a volunteer crew to assist with the coverage. We need three camera operators, an audio person and director. This hour-long program will take place on Tuesday, October 16th at 8:30 p.m. Crew call will be at 7:30 p.m. If interested, please call 617-484-2443 or email julie@belmontmedia.org.

Tech Tip 10/9/13

BMC has added a battery operated field monitor that can connected to the Sony cameras.  This small handheld monitor can be used by directors and crews to see what the camera operator is doing.

Come on down and check it out.

Technical Advisory for Tuesday, October 8 ,2013

As of today, we are performing maintenance on the BMC TV Access Channels, as seen on 8, 9, & 96 for Comcast subscribers and 28, 29, & 30 for Verizon subscribrers.

Reception of BMC programming may be tempoarily disrupted between 1:30pm and 6pm on 10/8/13.

Please note that we are making improvements to our transmision that will improve the overall quality of video & audio on BMC.

Questions? Please contact jeff@belmontmdia.org.

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS! BHS Sports TV needs Volunteers!

Belmont High School Sports Television needs camera people and a commentator for Marauders Football vs Wakefield this friday night at 6pm on Harris Field. Crew Call is at 5:30 PM. 

Volunteer now! Contact Jeremy Meserve: jeremy@belmontmedia.org

The Marauders have lost four straight but they have plenty of games left in the season to turn it around. Their record is 0-4 with six games left in the season.

Michael Dukakis Appears as Guest on The Pat Lawrence Show

This week's edition of The Pat Lawrence Show will feature an interview with former MA governor Michael Dukakis. The Pat Lawrence Show is a talk show that discusses various topics on mental illness. Its goal is to try to eliminate the stigma of mental illness. This episode with Michael Dukakis primarily focuses on the topic of depression and ECT as an effective treatment for depression. Tune in on channels 9 (Comcast) and 29 (Verizon) this week and next at 2pm on Thursday, 8pm on Friday and 9pm on Monday.

Volunteers Needed for Soccer Game Coverage Thursday

Belmont High School Sports Television needs volunteers to operate cameras and/or commentate the BHS VARSITY SOCCER BOYS game vs WILMINGTON on Thursday, October 3rd, 6:00 PM on Harris Field. The Boys varsity team is undefeated (6-0-2) as yet, so this should be a good game vs Wilmington (8-1). We need camera operators and commentators. Sign up now! Get your community hours and have fun at the same time! Learn how to use a professional HD camera or channel your inner sportscaster! To sign up, contact jeremy@belmontmedia.org.

Thanks To Our Volunteers for Marauders vs Lexington Football

BHS Sports Television would like to thank our crew for the football game last friday. Jim Reynolds was a fantastic commentator and we hope he comes back for more productions. Ian Scully as our wide camera stayed focused on the game play as Mike Gleba got some great action shots. Lucas Tragos was on the field getting some nice extreme close-ups of the action as well as the Marauder cheerleaders and fans.